The coronavirus pandemic has made at least 1,024,093 dead worldwide since the WHO office in China reported the onset of the disease in late December, according to a report from official sources on Friday at 2:30 p.m. In Morocco, the contamination report reports this Thursday, October 1 at 6 p.m., 126,044 confirmed cases of 104,136 healings and 2,194 deaths.
Hespress’s watch and monitoring platform, covid.hespress.com/fr, details that Morocco now has 126,044 confirmed cases, 2,229 deaths (i.e. a mortality rate of 1.77%), 104,136 healings, 2,517. 816 cases excluded after negative laboratory tests (an increase of 20,155), and 19,679 cases under treatment, including 437 in serious condition (54 under intubation).
Worldwide, more than 34,354,350 cases of infection have been officially diagnosed since the start of the epidemic, of which at least 23,733,500 are now considered cured. On the day of Thursday, 5,628 new deaths and 324,076 new cases were recorded worldwide. The countries that have recorded the most new deaths in their latest reports are India with 1,095 new deaths, the United States (949) and Brazil (728).
The United States is the most affected country in terms of both deaths and cases, with 207,816 deaths for 7,279,065 cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University count. At least 2,840,688 people have been declared cured. After the United States, the countries most affected are Brazil with 144,680 deaths for 4,847,092 cases, India with 99,773 deaths (6,391,068 cases), Mexico with 78,078 deaths (748,315 cases), and the United Kingdom United with 42,202 deaths (460,178 cases).
Among the hardest hit countries, Peru is the one that deplores the highest number of deaths relative to its population, with 99 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants, followed by Belgium (86), Bolivia (69), Spain (68), and Brazil (68). China (excluding the territories of Hong Kong and Macao) has officially counted a total of 85,424 cases (10 new between Thursday and Friday), including 4,634 deaths (0 new), and 80,601 recoveries.
Latin America and the Caribbean totaled 349,179 deaths for 9,470,515 cases on Friday at 2 p.m., Europe 233,653 deaths (5,579,419 cases), the United States and Canada 217,165 deaths (7,439,330 cases), the Asia 140,804 deaths (8,325,540 cases), the Middle East 46,221 deaths (2,015,111 cases), Africa 36,096 deaths (1,492,640 cases), and Oceania 975 deaths (31,799 cases).